WRQK Morning Show Host Rescues Woman, Child From Cheetah Exhibit At Cleveland Zoo
April 14, 2015 at 12:32 PM (PT)
In a story that received national attention, iHEARTMEDIA Rock WRQK-FM (ROCK 106.9)/CANTON, OH on-air personality MATT FANTONE, co-host of the station's morning "The STANSBURY Show," rescued a woman and her child from the Cheetah exhibit at the CLEVELAND METROPARKS ZOO.
Last Saturday, an COLUMBIS, OH, woman allegedly dangled her one-year-old son over the railing, then saw him fall into the pit just feet away from several animals.
FANTONE rused to their rescue, and helped both the mother and son to safety. The mother, MICHELLE SCHWAB, is now facing charges of child endangerment.
A 19 ACTION NEWS local TV reporter interviewed the morning show host.